18 September, 2012

Tomato Dal/Tomato Dal Curry

Hey folks thank you so much all for a lovely comments in yesterdays post!!Actually i don't want to stop my blogging like this, atleast weekly twice r thrice i like to  keep update.Have to thank Valli..under her BM  only i am  pushing myself to post some recipes :)
So for the day two of Blogging Marathon#20,  under the theme Delicious Dal,am sharing simple n easy "Tomato Dal".Which suits well for Roti/Plain rice!!Try and enjoy this healthy dal,to the recipe now!

  1. Toor dal- 1 cup 
  2. Onion 1 small
  3. Tomato- 2 medium
  4. Green Chilly-2 
  5. Garlic -10 nos 
  6. Butter-1 teaspoon
  7. Cilantro-1/4 cup 
  8. Turmeric powder
  9. Salt
  10. Oil
Tempering :
  1. Mustard seeds-1/2 teaspoon
  2. Cumin -1 teaspoon
  3. Red chilly -2 
  4. Hing- pinch
  5. Curry Leaves
  • Wash the dal,pressure cook it with required water and turmeric powder.
  • After that mash it well.Keep aside.
  • Chop onion ,tomato,green chilly.Crush the garlic.
  • Heat oil in a pan.Splutter Jeera and mustard.
  • Add garlic and chilly, fry in low flame.
  • Next goes onion fry well.add salt to get moist.
  • Put tomato,fry add some water. make in to mushy.
  • Add small amount of butter,this's optional.
  • Add the dal along with required water, put the cilantro leaves. Mix it up.Boil it for 2 mins.
  • Heat oil in a tempering pan.Add all  ingredients one by one under tempering list.
  • Pour the tempering on to the dal.
  • Mix well, serve hot with pulka/roti/rice.

Check out the Blogging Marathon page for the other Blogging Marathoners doing BM#20


  1. Yummy Dal.. Please pass that bowl and rotis.. Im hungry

  2. looks stunning!...dinner time!..just the right dish to satisfy the taste buds!!

  3. The tadka makes the dal look so appetising. And i love your bowl. The red handles accentuate the tomato effect!

  4. delicious dal.I am vry hungry looking at it.

  5. Amazing clicks for my favorite comfort food

  6. Tomato dal looks inviting and definitely comforting.

  7. Looks delicious... Amazing clicks

  8. Love the simple combo of dal and roti ...just irresistible.

  9. I usually make this with moong dal, will try this sometime...looks very inviting..,loved your presentation!!

  10. I usually make this with moong dal, will try this sometime soon :) dal looks very inviting...loved your presentation !!

  11. The pot looks realy nice, and so does the dal.

  12. Dal and rot looks inviting. Nice clicks

  13. Daal roti is my favorite meal. Loving your soft rotis :-)


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